Deke’s Techniques 498: Correcting Shadows with Dehaze

In this week's free Deke's Techniques episode, Deke shares a way to use  the (relatively) new Dehaze filter in Camera Raw/Lightroom for fixing uneven shadows a family portrait. My guess is that most people think of the Dehaze filter primarily for, well, removing hazy light from landscapes as Deke initially demonstrates in the video. But it turns out that Dehaze can be efficiently useful for quickly balancing out the inevitable shadow issues in a group shot. It's not that unreasonable or uncommon for the shadows in a group portrait to vary throughout the portrait. Fone thing, it would be boring (Read more...)